On average, listings lease in the $20's per square foot per year. The Wheat Ridge region is seeing a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate decreased $7 per sqft per year. That's a 25% decline in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Denver Metro market, the Wheat Ridge region has smaller rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 25 listings have been made available, which means office spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,740 sqft. Most buildings in this market are close to 3 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1984 and are Class C.